Jerry Noriega was born and raised in Puerto Rico. With a passion for art he started painting as a child, developing his skills in oil painting and airbrushing. He is a Drafting, and Baking and Pastry graduate. Jerry always had an admiration for horror films and special effects makeup. He began to follow the work of Howard Berger, David Martí and Montse Ribé, creators of many of his favorite masterpieces and characters, who are an inspiration and the reason why he started to pursue this career. He moved to Los Angeles, CA , and graduated from Make-Up Designory where he enrolled in the Special Effects Master Program. He is reliable and open-minded to his client’s ideas, always expecting to learn and expand his creativity.